In Her Own Words: Stories from Distinguished Careers


Registration is at full capacity, so we recommend arriving early as seating is on a first-come first-serve basis.  


Tuesday, May 8, 2018

4:00 to 6:30 p.m.

Billiard Room of the McGill Faculty Club, 3450 McTavish Street, Montreal

Please join us as some of McGill's most accomplished women academics share advice on advancing a career in research. The panelists will pay particular attention to their experiences collaborating with external partners and communities as a means of enriching their work.

Panelists include: Cindy Blackstock, Professor in the School of Social Work and Executive Director of the First Nations Child and Family Caring Society of Canada; Dr. Kaberi Dasgupta,  Associate Professor of Medicine and Director of the Division of Clinical Epidemiology, MUHC; Catherine Potvin, Professor in the Department of Biology and Director of the Panama Field Study Semester.  Moderated by Professor Martha Crago, Vice-Principal, Research and Innovation.

A networking reception will follow. Symposium in English. Question & Answer session is bilingual. Please advise lorraine.torpy [at] if you have any issues with mobility. 

General Inquiries: lorraine.torpy [at]